Virginia Veteran Entrepreneurship Grant Program and Fund. (HB1841)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Stolle (R-Virginia Beach) with support from 6 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Matt Fariss (R-Rustburg), Del. Buddy Fowler (R-Ashland), Del. Israel O'Quinn (R-Bristol), Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church), Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton), Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Veteran Entrepreneurship Grant Program and Fund. Establishes the Virginia Veteran Entrepreneurship Grant Program and Fund to provide grants to eligible providers of educational, training, or other services to veterans in the areas of starting their own business, purchasing a franchise, or other entrepreneurial endeavors and to assist such service providers in offering resources to veterans for the start-up of new veteran-owned business operations in the Commonwealth. The bill has an expiration date of July 1, 2019, and provides that if the Program and Fund are not reauthorized by the General Assembly, moneys in the Fund shall revert to the general fund. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101382D
01/10/2017Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/16/2017Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #4
01/16/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1841)
01/19/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/19/2017Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/24/2017Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2017Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/08/2017Left in Appropriations

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1114.